The Nature Trade
By extending the history of the continent to the distant time when humans were, at best, bit players in its marvelous ecosystems, Dan Flores’s Wild New World reminds us that modern North Americans still walk in the footsteps of our fellow animals.
Wild New World: The Epic Story of Animals and People in America
by Dan Flores
The Market in Birds: Commercial Hunting, Conservation, and the Origins of Wildlife Consumerism, 1850–1920
by Andrea L. Smalley with Henry M. Reeves
August 17, 2023 issue